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Widdenham Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Colerne, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4376 / 51°26'15"N

Longitude: -2.2354 / 2°14'7"W

OS Eastings: 383734

OS Northings: 170982

OS Grid: ST837709

Mapcode National: GBR 1R6.ZL8

Mapcode Global: VH96H.64L8

Entry Name: Widdenham Farmhouse

Listing Date: 20 December 1960

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1199643

English Heritage Legacy ID: 317416

Location: Colerne, Wiltshire, SN14

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Colerne

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Colerne with N Wraxall

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text

COLERNE WIDDENHAM
ST 87 SW
4/324 Widdenham Farmhouse
20.12.60
II

Mill house, now farmhouse, late C17, rubble stone with Bridgwater
tile roof, coped gables and truncated end wall stacks. Two and a
half storeys, L-plan. 2 dormer gables with casement windows. 5-
window range to main floors, aluminium windows replacing glazing
bar sashes in early C18 stone surrounds with moulded sills and
formerly with moulded cornices over, chiselled off for C19 cement
render, now removed. Fine moulded doorcase with rose carved in
lintel and stone hood on brackets. C20 porch. 2 rear dormer gables
with oval lights, 2 first floor 2-light ovolo-moulded windows with
hoodmoulds. Ground floor lean-to. Rear wing has end wall stack
and dormer gable to inner face with 2-light ovolo-moulded window
and hoodmould. Probably the 'very convenient sash'd house'
advertised for sale with the woollen mill in 1752. Woollen mill
recorded from the C17.

(K. Rogers: Wiltshire and Somerset Woollen Mills 1976, 175.)


Listing NGR: ST8373470982

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